Free Trade Theories
Theory of Absolute Advantage Theory of Comparative Advantage
Theories of Specialization: Some Assumptions and Limitations
How Much Does a Country Trade?
What Types of Products Does a Country Trade?
With Whom Do Countries Trade?
Trade Patterns Theories
Does Geography Matter?
Variety Is the Spice of Life
The Statics and Dynamics of Trade Product Life Cycle (PLC) Theory
The Porter Diamond
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Why Production Factors Move
Effects of Factor Movements
The Relationship Between Trade and Factor Mobility
Looking to the Future:
In What Direction Will Trade Winds Blow?
C A S E : LUKOIL: Trade Strategy atja Privatized Exporter
Governmental Influence on Trade
C A S E : Making the Emperor's (and Everyone Else's) New Clothes:
Textile and Clothing Trade
Conflicting Results of Trade Policies
The Role of Stakeholders
Economic Rationales for Governmental Intervention
Fighting Unemployment Protecting "Infant Industries" Developing an Industrial Base 312
Economic Relationships with Other Countries
Noneconomic Rationales for Government Intervention
Maintaining Essential Industries
Preventing Shipments to "Unfriendly" Countries
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Maintaining or Extending Spheres of Influence
Preserving National Identity